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Primary Song Book

The Primary Song Book: Including Marches and Voluntaries

Primary Song Book, English.
Primary Association. Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
1905. 1939 Edition. 194 songs.

Availability

Historical. This collection is out of print.

BYU Harold B. Lee Library: BX 8685.27 .A1p 1939

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Indexes

Contents

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1. Be in Time

Words: Jane B. Snyder

Music: Thomas Power

2. Welcome to All

Words: Henry A. Tuckett

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

3. How Do You Do

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

4. Good Bye

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

5. Autumn

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

6. Robin Redbreast

Words: Allingham

Music: Friedrich Kuckem

7. Our Little Class in Primary

Words: M. R.; E. H.

Music: M. R.; E. H.

8. Autumn Winds

Words: Stella H. Seed

Music: Russian song

9. A Hallowe’en Surprise

Words: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

Music: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

10. Who Are You?

Words: Folk song

Music: Folk song

11. Autumn Day

Words: Grace Wilbur Conant

Music: Grace Wilbur Conant

12. Thanksgiving Prayer

Words: Anon.; Adriaen Valerius

Music: Dutch folk song; Frans Heijdemann

13. Can A Little Child Like Me

Words: Mary M. Dodge

Music: W. K. Bassford

14. The First Christmas

Words: Emilie Poulsson

Music: Margaret Bradford Morton

15. Christmas Cradle Song

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

16. Christmas Carol

Words: Mildred T. Pettit

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

17. Stand for the Right

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

18. I Think When I Read That Sweet Story

Words: Jemima Luke

Music: Leah Ashton Lloyd

19. The Holy Child

Words: Lydia Ward

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

20. Dear Little Stranger

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

21. Carol of the Shepherds

Words: Czeck folk tune

Music: Czech folk tune

22. Christmas Eve

Words: Myles B. Foster

Music: Myles B. Foster

23. A Stranger Star O’er Bethlehem

Words: Orson F. Whitney

Music: Edwin P. Parry

24. Jolly Old Saint Nicholas

Words: Traditional

Music: Traditional

25. Up On the House-Top

Words: Benjamin Hanby

Music: Benjamin Hanby

26. Skating Song

Words: Marion Mitchell

Music: Churchill; Grindell

27. Jack Frost and I

Words: Beverly Bailey

Music: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

28. Winter

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

29. Hidden Treasures

Words: J. P. Olsen

Music: J. P. Olsen

30. The Valentine

Words: Mary Rose

Music: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

31. Suppose

Words: Anon.

Music: J. B. Wekerlin

32. Lady Spring

Words: Laura R. Smith

Music: Churchill; Grindell

33. Sunshine and Rain

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

34. Where is Cinderella’s Shoe?

Words: Anon.

Music: Polish folk tune

35. Spring Song

Words: Louis C. Elson

Music: Chopin

36. Song of the Rain Drops

Words: Maryhale Woolsey

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

37. Smiles

Words: Daniel Taylor

Music: H. S. L.; E. H.

38. The Rain

Words: Mary Rose

Music: M. R.; E. H.

39. Jesus, Friend of Little Children

Words: Mildred Tanner Pettit

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

40. Days of Spring

Words: M. E. Tupper

Music: Anon.

41. A Story

Words: Frank Dempster Sherman

Music: George A. Veazie

42. The Little Dustman

Words: Anon.

Music: Dutch folk song

Arr.: Johannes Brahms

43. A Lullaby

Words: Franz Schubert

Music: Franz Schubert

44. ’Tis Springtime

Words: Jane B. Walters

Music: Süssmayer

45. Spring

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

46. The Festal Days

Words: Grace Gordon

Music: Adam Geibel

47. Fairy Fiddles

Words: Anon.

Music: Ludwig van Beethoven

48. Spring is Here

Words: Anon.

Music: German song

49. Sunbeams

Words: Mabel J. Rosemon

Music: Howard K. Carl

50. Flowers

Words: Mr. and Mrs. Nels Woodruff Christiansen

Music: Mr. and Mrs. Nels Woodruff Christiansen

51. Gather Up the Sunbeams

Words: J. M. F. Snodgrass

Music: J. M. F. Snodgrass

52. Glad Song

Words: Norman C. Schlichter

Music: French folk song

53. The Little Princess

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

54. The Wild Rose

Words: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Music: Franz Schubert

55. When We’re Helping

Words: Wallace F. Bennett

Music: German folk song

56. Beauty Everywhere

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

57. Mozart’s First Tune (Age Three)

Words: Anon.

Music: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

58. Earth’s Fairest Flowers

Words: Edith Sanford Tillotson

Music: C. Harold Lowden

59. Mother’s Day

Words: Hildred German Tope

Music: Hildred German Tope

60. Life’s True Joy

Words: W. Muller

Music: W. Muller

61. I Have a Garden

Words: Maryhale Woolsey

Music: Old French melody

Arr.: Frances G. Bennett

62. My Father, For Another Night

Words: Henry W. Baker

Music: Gioachino Rossini

63. Welcome Sunshine

Words: Harriet J. Lewis

Music: Clarence Kohlmann

64. A Flower Song

Words: Maryhale Woolsey

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

65. A Tiny Sunbeam

Words: Ida Romney Alldredge

Music: A. T. Henson

66. Grandmother’s Oldfashioned Garden

Words: Mildred Tanner Pettit

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

67. Little Sunbeams

Words: Eben E. Rexford

Music: Charles Gabriel

68. Little Things

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

69. Sunshine Song

Words: Genet Bingham Dee

Music: J. Spencer Cornwall

70. A Bunch of Golden Keys

Words: Anon.

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

71. A Prayer

Words: Alveretta S. Engar

Music: Charles J. Engar

72. Scrubbing Song

Words: Alice R. Baldwin

Music: Alice R. Baldwin

73. Morning Praise

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Evan Stephens

74. Little Knees Should Lowly Bend

Words: A. C. Smyth

Music: A. C. Smyth

75. Jesus Once Was a Little Child

Words: James R. Murray

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

76. Christ and His Little Ones

Words: Orson F. Whitney

Music: Evan Stephens

77. God Made Us All

Words: James M. McLaughlin

Music: James M. McLaughlin

78. Jesus Bids Us Shine

Words: A. C. Smyth

Music: A. C. Smyth

79. As a Little Child

Words: Carl Maria von Weber

Music: Carl Maria von Weber

80. Bless the Children

Words: Lucy A. Clark

Music: George Careless

81. I Thank Thee, Dear Father

Words: Anon.

Music: George Careless

82. The Children’s Hosanna

Words: Neal A. McAuley

Music: J. S. Fearis

83. Our Father in Heaven

Words: Alvin A. Beesley

Music: Alvin A. Beesley

84. Shed Thy Light

Words: F. Bianchi

Music: F. Bianchi

85. The Light Divine

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

86. My Shepherd

Words: Mr. and Mrs. Nels Woodruff Christiansen

Music: Mr. and Mrs. Nels Woodruff Christiansen

87. God is Love

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

88. Babe of Bethlehem

Words: Mr. and Mrs. Nels Woodruff Christiansen

Music: Mr. and Mrs. Nels Woodruff Christiansen

89. We Ever Pray for Thee

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

90. Shine On

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

91. Thy Word is Like a Garden, Lord

Words: Edwin Hodder

Music: E. Lester Thurman

92. A Prayer

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

93. Tell Me, Dear Lord (A Prayer)

Words: M. E. P.

Music: C. Harold Lowden

94. Our Loving Savior Dear (Trio)

Words: Henry A. Tuckett

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

95. Because He Loves Me So

Words: Emily H. Miller

Music: Hans Henry Petersen

96. Lord We Thank Thee

Words: Alice C. D. Riley

Music: F. Remsen

97. Loving Shepherd

Words: Jane E. Leeson

Music: Louis Gottschalk

Arr.: A. C. Smyth

98. Let the Little Children Come

Words: Emily H. Woodmansee

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

99. Jesus, Thou Art Sweet and Mild

Words: John Nicholson

Music: Joseph J. Daynes

100. Jesus, Unto Thee I Pray

Words: E. B. Ferguson

Music: Alvin A. Beesley

101. We’ll All Stand Up Together (Motion Song)

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

102. Happiness

Words: Nels Woodruff Christiansen; Lucy Liljenquist Christiansen

Music: Nels Woodruff Christiansen; Lucy Liljenquist Christiansen

103. Be Happy

Words: Alice Jean Cleator

Music: Arthur Wilton

104. Sing With Joy

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: C. Austin Miles

105. Happy Children

Words: Anon.

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

106. This Is Mother, Kind and Tender

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

Arr.: Alvin A. Beesley

107. The Clock

Words: Wallace F. Bennett

Music: Grant Schaefer

108. Give, Said the Little Stream

Words: Fanny J. Crosby

Music: William B. Bradbury

109. Children’s Morning Song

Words: L. Dalton

Music: Anon.

Arr.: Ebenezer Beesley

110. Washing Dishes

Words: Alice R. Baldwin

Music: Alice R. Baldwin

111. The Busy Bee

Words: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

Music: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

112. To Work, To Work!

Words: Alice R. Baldwin

Music: Alice R. Baldwin

113. Setting the Table

Words: Alice R. Baldwin

Music: Alice R. Baldwin

114. Two Little Hands

Words: Bertha A. Kleinman

Music: William Frederick Hanson

115. Loving Mother, Kind and True

Words: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

Music: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

116. Children’s Day

Words: Minne A. Greiner

Music: Walter G. Tyler

117. Boys and Girls Like You

Words: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

Music: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

118. An Evening Song

Words: Maryhale Woolsey

Music: Russian folk song

Arr.: Frances G. Bennett

119. Sleep, Baby, Sleep

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

Arr.: J. S. Fearis

120. The Little New Year

Words: Alvin A. Beesley

Music: Alvin A. Beesley

121. Hand Exercise Song

Words: Traditional

Music: Old tune

122. Good-night

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

123. Home

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

124. The Evening Train

Words: Ebenezer Beesley

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

125. When the Little Children Sleep

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

126. Good Night

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

127. Jesus Loving Savior Dear

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

128. All Through the Night

Words: Harold Boulton

Music: Traditional Welsh

Arr.: Celia Standish

129. Sweet and Low

Words: Alfred Tennyson

Music: J. Barnby

130. Rock-a-bye Baby

Words: Henry A. Tuckett

Music: Henry A. Tuckett

131. Lullaby

Words: Karl Simrock

Music: Johannes Brahms

132. March to Victory

Words: Anna Johnson

Music: Edward P. Kimball

133. Wave the Standard Royal

Words: James Rowe

Music: Charles H. Marsh

134. The Call

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Jane Romney Crawford

135. Jesus Blessed the Children

Words: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

Music: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

136. The Army of the Living God

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: C. Austin Miles

137. Call Me

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: C. Austin Miles

138. The Message of His Love

Words: Grace L. Hosmer

Music: Adam Geibel

139. Give Me the Joy of Living

Words: J. J. Cutter

Music: W. H. Doane

140. Rowing

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

141. Called to Serve

Words: Elsie Duncan Yale

Music: Adam Geibel

142. The Call of Love

Words: C. Austin Miles

Music: C. Austin Miles

143. Praise Ye the Father

Words: Grace Gordon

Music: Adam Geibel

144. Life’s Mirror

Words: Tracy Y. Cannon

Music: Tracy Y. Cannon

145. Our Work and Our Wealth

Words: Lula Greene Richards

Music: Robert Volkman

146. Dare To Do Right

Words: George L. Taylor

Music: A. C. Smyth

147. Come to Healthland

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

148. Tooth Bugs

Words: Ivy W. Stone

Music: N. Lorenzo Mitchell

149. Isn’t it Fun

Words: Maryhale Woolsey

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

150. Early to Bed and Early to Rise

Words: Benjamin Franklin

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

151. Little Brother Vegetable

Words: Maryhale Woolsey

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

152. In Our Lovely Deseret

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George F. Root

153. Because We’re Mormons

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Foster

154. I Love Thee, Utah Dear

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

155. Utah, We Love Thee

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

156. God Gave Me Dear America

Words: Carolyn R. Freeman

Music: Carolyn R. Freeman

157. America

Words: Samuel F. Smith

Music: Thesaurus Musicus

158. Sing

Words: David Stephens

Music: Peter W. Dykema

159. Our Great Primary

Words: Maria H. Thomas

Music: Milton Thomas

160. Primary Penny Song

Words: Irene Christopherson

Music: Irene Christopherson

161. A Fun Song

Words: Otis Carrington

Music: Otis Carrington

162. The Merry Lark

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

163. Summer

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

164. “Trip it Lightly” (For a concert)

Words: A. C. Smyth

Music: Gioachino Rossini

165. The Bluebirds

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Otis Carrington

166. There’s Someone Singing

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Matilda Watts Cahoon

167. Cleaning Song

Words: Alice R. Baldwin

Music: Alice R. Baldwin

168. Is the Story True?

Words: Genet Bingham Dee

Music: Evan Stephens

169. Here We Come

Words: Eleanor B. Thomas

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

170. Thanks to Our Father

Words: Robert Louis Stevenson

Music: Franz Joseph Haydn

171. Builder Boys

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Matilda Watts Cahoon

172. Trail Along

Words: Matilda Watts Cahoon

Music: Matilda Watts Cahoon

173. Marching Down the Trail

Words: Mr. and Mrs. Nels Woodruff Christiansen

Music: Mr. and Mrs. Nels Woodruff Christiansen

174. The Trailbuilders’ Hymn

Words: Theodore E. Curtis

Music: Theodore E. Curtis

175. Gratitude

Words: Joseph Ballantyne

Music: Joseph Ballantyne

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176. Prelude

Words: N/A

Music: Chopin

177. Prayer from “Hansel and Gretel”

Words: N/A

Music: Humperdinck

178. Adagio From First Sonata

Words: N/A

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

179. Lullaby

Words: N/A

Music: Iljinski

180. Impromptu

Words: N/A

Music: Franz Schubert

Arr.: Mary B. Gilchrist

181. Prelude

Words: N/A

Music: Chopin

182. Chanson Triste

Words: N/A

Music: Tschaikowsky

183. Children’s Piece

Words: N/A

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

184. Adagio Cantabile

Words: N/A

Music: Ludwig van Beethoven

185. Cradle Song

Words: N/A

Music: M. Hauser

186. Andante

Words: N/A

Music: Leah Ashton Lloyd

187. Andantino

Words: N/A

Music: Franz Schubert

188. Sonata

Words: N/A

Music: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

189. Military March

Words: N/A

Music: Franz Schubert

190. In Rank and File

Words: N/A

Music: Gustav Lange

191. Housekeeper’s March

Words: N/A

Music: Alice R. Baldwin

192. Follow the Leader March

Words: N/A

Music: Geneva B. Rampton

193. Fairies’ and Elves’ March

Words: N/A

Music: Geneva B. Rampton

194. March

Words: N/A

Music: Johannes Brahms

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